Bradley's Arnold: Latin Prose Composition

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His exhortations were directed towards the cultivation of friendship as well as any activity which most elevates our spirits, such as music, literature, and art. He stayed in Athens, of which he was also the legislator. The stories are told in language that is simple, direct, and eloquent. In the successive centuries of Greek writing there was never again such a brilliant flowering of genius as appeared in the 5th and 4th centuries BC.

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